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$15 per hour minimum wage headed to KC August ballot

The Kansas City Council agreed Thursday to comply with a Missouri Supreme Court order and put a petition initiative for a higher minimum wage on the August ballot. The proposal calls for boosting the minimum wage to $15 per hour by 2022.

Business

McClatchy joins Google, YouTube with video lab in renovated Sacramento train station

McClatchy, parent of The Sacramento Bee, announced Thursday it is joining with Google and YouTube to launch a video test lab in Sacramento’s newly renovated downtown train station. The incubator-style project, called Video Lab West, will host entrepreneurs working in groups to explore ways of using cutting-edge technologies, including virtual and augmented reality, to improve video storytelling.

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If Trump repeals the ACA, here's how employer-based healthcare could change

About half of Americans still have healthcare through their employer. The Affordable Care Act impacted employer-based healthcare plans, changing rules on lifetime limits and pre-existing conditions, birth control and much more. If the Trump administration decides to replace or repeal ACA, these benefits could disappear.
Natalie Fertig and Patrick Gleason McClatchy
If Trump repeals the ACA, here's how employer-based healthcare could change 2:20

If Trump repeals the ACA, here's how employer-based healthcare could change

Resident regrets following and photographing man walking in Waldo 2:57

Resident regrets following and photographing man walking in Waldo

Mayor Sly James addresses need for terminal overhaul at KCI 3:37

Mayor Sly James addresses need for terminal overhaul at KCI

What it's like to work as an order processor at Hallmark 3:25

What it's like to work as an order processor at Hallmark